Host Based Security System (HBSS) Administrator - Military veterans preferred

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  full-time   employee   contract


HBSS is the Defense Information Systems Agency’s (DISA) standard for host based security. Module baseline
standards are published by NETCOM to conform to DISA and the United States Cyber Command’s (USCYBERCOM) guidance.


  • Complete HBSS engineering and administration involving the roll-out, installation and configuration of McAfee HBSS and other security software in the McAfee security applications family.
  • Maintain HBSS IAW DISA and CYBERCOM standards as evaluated by COR, Command Cyber Readiness Inspections, Cyber Protection Teams, and other government oversight organizations. This shall include troubleshooting highly complex McAfee HBSS solutions across the appropriate engineering environments in accordance with United States Central Command (CENTCOM) guidance.
  • Provide HBSS engineering support to ensure that the HBSS environment provides sustained performance functionality.
  • Provide escalate-able HBSS engineering support to customers by investigating and resolving highly complex, systems related matters of significance.
  • Develop a process/technical solution to remediate any broken HBSS clients.This support shall be provided telephonically and/or electronically, with coordination tracked using the Remedy ticketing system.


  • Requires Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in lieu of degree.
  • Five to seven years related experience.
  • Maintain DoD 8570.01-M compliance for IAT Level III and possess a computing environment certificate for HBSS.
  • Must have a minimum of four (4) to five (5) years of experience with HBSS.
  • Must have a minimum of a Secret Clearance.
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